Levels of discrimination against elderly people with HIV so high ‘it’s like going back to the 1980s’

People aged 50 and over living with HIV are being subjected to prejudice and discrimination by carers in residential homes and medics, according to the Terrence Higgins Trust (Photo: Pixabay)

An increasing number of older people living with HIV are facing such prejudice and discrimination at the hands of medics and carers that they say “it’s like going back to the 1980s” when the virus was considered akin to a plague.  Read more


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